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  1. Toronto's Aaron Brown runs season best 200 at Diamond League event in BirminghamRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | SooToday

    ... gold in 20.17 seconds and Ameer Webb of the United States was second in 20.26. Also on Sunday, Brandon McBride of Windsor, Ont., was fourth in the men's 800 metres, finishing in 1:45.39, just 0.06 seconds out of a medal. . The 34-year-old Farah, who ...


  2. If the Great Lakes region were a country, it would have the third largest economy in the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... relationship of the two countries in the Great Lakes Economy: the Ambassador Bridge between Detroit, Michigan and Windsor, Ontario. Each day, over this one 1.3 mi (2.3 km) suspension bridge alone, close to 10,000 trucks pass to generate close to ...


  3. Stratus Plastics to Open Manufacturing Facility in MorgantownRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 17 | PressReleasePoint

    ... expansion for growth in the area, it will be a positive environment for employment and success. Stratus, based in Windsor, Ontario, supports multiple tier-one automotive suppliers and non-automotive customers as well. The company's experienced ...


  4. Today in History - August 17thRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | My

    Today in history Ontario Schools can no longer teach French, Stan McKay of Winnipeg makes history, and The Beatles play Maple Leaf Gardens. 1904 - Canadian entrepreneur Gordon McGregor, owner of the Walkerville Wagon Works, near Windsor, Ontario, signs an agreement with Henry Ford's Detroit company to create the Ford Motor Company of Canada, to manufacture and sell Ford automobiles in Canada and all parts of the British Empire, except Great Britain and Ireland; the new company converts McGregor's wagon works into a two-cars-a-day Ford Model C assembly line, and rolls out the first vehicle in in late September.


  5. Explore upper U.S. Midwest on a Great Lakes cruiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | Pique News Magazine

    ... guests who visited Cleveland's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in the afternoon gave it high reviews. While docked in Windsor, Ont., some guests visited historic Fort Maldin, while others crossed the river to tour the Detroit Art Institute. The afternoon ...


  6. What Canadian business hopes to get from NAFTA talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | CBC News

    ... content requirements, affecting tariffs and the bottom line. Joe Udzbinac is chief operating officer of Tessonics, a Windsor, Ont.,-based developer of ultrasonic testing equipment, useful for such things as determining the strength of steel. Some of ...


  7. Stratus Plastics going big in KentuckyRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 15 | Plastics News

    ... operation in Kentucky to meet the need for such presses in the Southern United States. Stratus, headquartered in Windsor, Ontario, plans to open its satellite plant in Morgantown, Ky., this month, according to Colby Wu, manager of business ...


  8. Evanescence announces - Synthesis Live' tour, 2 Canadian datesRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2017 | CISN Country 103.9 FM

    ... which begins on Oct. 14, will make a stop in Toronto, Ont. on Dec. 8 at the Sony Centre for Performing Arts and in Windsor, Ont. on Dec. 9 at Caesar's Windsor. 'Synthesis Live' will feature a reimagining of some of Evanescence's most popular songs ...


  9. Trade zone North AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | Newsday

    As Canada, the US and Mexico prepare to sit down and renegotiate their trade deal at President Donald Trump's request, unease has enveloped a motor industry town in Ontario which finds itself on the front lines of this battle over North American trade. Every day some 8,000 trucks travel the 2.8km between border checkpoints at Windsor, Ontario, and Detroit, Michigan, under the steel arches of the Ambassador Bridge and over the Detroit River.


  10. Ontario investing in Windsor-area plastics processors and moldmakersRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 13 | Canadian Plastics Magazine

    A number of plastics processors and moldmakers in the Windsor, Ont. region are receiving provincial funds to help them add jobs and invest to increase productivity.


  11. Obituary: Arthur Elliott Carlisle, Professor Emeritus of ManagementRead the original story

    Friday Aug 11 | PressReleasePoint

    ... He graduated from McGill University in 1948, having served in the Canadian Navy for two years. He worked briefly in Windsor, Ontario, for the Ford Motor Company and for the Windsor Daily Star. He then worked in the personnel department at Bendix of ...


  12. Police arrest 1, seek 2 more in 2015 London homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | The Daily Courier

    Police have now issued a warrant for three male suspects in the case, two of whom are still at large. Police say 20-year-old Kenyon Ohamu of Windsor, Ont., was arrested earlier this week and charged with manslaughter and two counts of armed robbery.


  13. Union takes over aerospace plant in Milton, Ont., to protest pension shortfallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    ... the plant. The union says the company has announced the relocation of the Milton facility's equipment to Chicago and Windsor, Ont., but will not meet the pension shortfall for workers facing job loss. McIlmoyle says the company hasn't budged in ... 1 comment

  14. Extreme Whiskey Barrel AgingRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 9 |

    ... interested in this topic than Dr. Don Livermore, the master blender at J.P. Wiser's (the huge whisky distillery in Windsor, Ontario), whose doctorate is in wood/whisky interactions. He currently has a project going where he uses red oak ( quercus ...


  15. How Houston is like DetroitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 9 | Houston Chronicle

    ... television viewers will see vibrant crowds and skyline shots ... more TOPSHOT - The Detroit skyline is pictured from Windsor, Ontario, on January 7, 2016. Detroit will host the 2016 North America International Auto Show from January 11-24. AFP ...


  16. Canada flies the skiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | St. Albert Gazette

    ... was a childhood dream, one sparked by seeing the squad's red-and-white CT-114 Tutor jets spiral overhead as a kid in Windsor, Ont. The sight of their teamwork motivated him to live clean, get good grades and be a team player. 'It gave me a clear ...


  17. Lalor sisters team up for silver at national championship tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Red Deer sisters Kelsey and Hayley Lalor came up just short of winning a national women's baseball title on the weekend. The duo teamed up to represent Alberta from Aug. 3-6 in Windsor, Ont.


  18. Choosing integrity over wealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... describe how elements within a piece of art can be placed in the most esthetically pleasing way. Chaplin was born in Windsor, Ont. but his family moved to Detroit after the Second World War because "all the jobs were in Detroit." He loved drawing ...


  19. Fruitvale's Allison Schroder selected for national baseball programRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Frutivale baseball talent, Allison Schroder, will wear Canada's colours this week, after being selected to join the 2017 Women's National Team baseball program. The 15-year-old Schroder was named to the team on Sunday following an impressive performance playing for the Prospects team at the 2017 Women's Invitational Baseball Tournament in Windsor, Ont.


  20. No medal for pole vault defending champion Shawn Barber at world championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | Penticton Herald

    ... a woman. Elsewhere, Matt Hughes of Oshawa, Ont., was sixth in the 3,000-metre steeplechase while Brandon McBride of Windsor, Ont., was eighth in the men's 800. On the women's side, Vancouver's Liz Gleadle was 12th in the women's javelin while Sage ...